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by Bacon, Reginald, Sir, 1863-1947
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Great Britain. Royal Navy, World War, 1914-1918
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=TM8BAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Bacon, Reginald Hugh Spencer, Sir, 1863-
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Topics: Great Britain. Royal Navy, World War, 1914-1918
American Libraries
by Bacon, Reginald, Sir, 1863-1947
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Topics: bub_upload, Great Britain. Royal Navy, World War, 1914-1918
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=TM8BAAAAMAAJ&hl=&source=gbs_api
American Libraries
by Sir Reginald Bacon
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=Gj033r_7r6wC&oe=UTF-8
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Bacon, Reginald Hugh Spencer, Sir, 1863-
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Topics: Great Britain. Royal Navy, World War, 1914-1918
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Topics: Zeebrugge-Ostend raids, 1918, World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval operations
Project Gutenberg
by H. H. (Henry Howarth), Sir Bashford; Archibald Hurd
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Heroic Record of the British Navy: A Short History of the Naval War, 1914-1918
Topics: World War I, Great Britain. Royal Navy, World War, 1914-1918 -- Naval operations, D501
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/47248
Books to Borrow
by Montgomery, Frances Trego; Fry, W. H., illus
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Billy Whiskers recounts his adventures including how he "Gives the Boys a Ducking in the Mill Pond," "Joins the Fire Patrol," and "Becomes a Performer in the Circus
Topics: Goats, Goats
U.S. Congressional Hearings
by Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
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Government Publishing Office U.S. Congress Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs BORDER SECURITY_2015 (VOLUME 1 OF 2) Date(s) Held: 2015-02-04, 2015-03-17 114th Congress, 1st Session GPO Document Source: CHRG-114shrg94899 Superintendents of Documents ID: Y 4.G 74/9 Witnesses: Stephen C. Goss, Chief Actuary, U.S. Social Security Administration Hon. Eileen J. O'Connor, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP Luke Peter Bellocchi, Of Counsel, Wasserman, Mancini and...
Topics: 114th, Senate
U.S. Congressional Hearings
by Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
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Government Publishing Office U.S. Congress Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs BORDER SECURITY_2015 (VOLUME 2 OF 2) Date(s) Held: 2015-09-14, 2015-11-23 114th Congress, 1st Session GPO Document Source: CHRG-114shrg94901 Superintendents of Documents ID: Y 4.G 74/9 Witnesses: Stephen C. Goss, Chief Actuary, U.S. Social Security Administration Hon. Eileen J. O'Connor, Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP Luke Peter Bellocchi, Of Counsel, Wasserman, Mancini and...
Topics: 114th, Senate
American Libraries
by Alfred Francis Blakeney Carpenter
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Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: mole, zeebrugge, blocking, vessels, blockships, enemy, craft, vindictive, storming, german,...
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=XNIiAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
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by Maritime Heritage Minnesota, Ann Merriman, Christopher Olson
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USS Essex was designed by the North American shipbuilder Donald McKay. McKay is widely recognized as the premier shipwright and designer in 19th Century America. His fast clipper ships broke all speed records during the mid 19th Century and his ship Flying Cloud held the speed record from New York to San Francisco around Cape Horn from 1851-1989. USS Essex was the last ship McKay designed and constructed. Her keel was laid in 1874 and she was launched in 1876 as one of the last class of...
Topics: USS Essex, USS Yantic, USS Gopher, USS Wolverine, USS Hawk, USS Commodore, USS Sandoval, USS City...
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by Maritime Heritage Minnesota, Ann Merriman, Christopher Olson
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USS Essex was designed by the North American shipbuilder Donald McKay. McKay is widely recognized as the premier shipwright and designer in 19th Century America. His fast clipper ships broke all speed records during the mid 19th Century and his ship Flying Cloud held the speed record from New York to San Francisco around Cape Horn from 1851-1989. USS Essex was the last ship McKay designed and constructed. Her keel was laid in 1874 and she was launched in 1876 as one of the last class of...
Topics: USS Essex, USS Yantic, USS Gopher, USS Wolverine, USS Hawk, USS Commodore, USS Sandoval, USS City...